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the entire eyewitness news team at 11:00. love to hear from you. that's the news for now. i'm sade baderinwa. >> and i'm bill ritter. jimmy kimmel is next. eyewitness news returns tomorrow morning at 4:30. have a great nith corn and soy. however, there is a disclaimer about that on chipotle's website. you'll soon be able to get breakfast items all day at mcdonald's. as of october 6th, the chain is doing away with the midmorning cutoff. restaurant operators voted in favor of the move yesterday. mcdonald's has been testing all day breakfasts in some markets for months. not every breakfast item will be available and the exact menu will vary by region. >> i love my breakfast. you should always have it available. >> it's long overdue. >> we've got to find a place in
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the city that delivers. do they do for mcdonald'ss? >> good question. >> egg mcmuffin around this time. look into it for us. >> i will. coming october, anytime, any place, finally. wow. the slogan is what happens in vegas stays in vegas but one thing that's happening a lot less in vegas is weddings. >> it appears that at chance to get hitched by an elvis em personnater has lost its allure. david wright takes a look at the trend. >> the old honeymoon in vegas ain't what it used to be. back in the day, the vegas wedding defied the city slogan for the chairman and mia farrow, for the king and priscilla presley, what happened in vegas might just be for keeps. but the city clerk's office says weddings in sin city are now at a ten-year low. about 80,000 licenses issued this year compared to 130,000 a decade ago. maybe it's the fact that some of the more recent examples aren't exactly happily ever after.
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there are still plenty of options. where else can you go through the drive through tunnel of vows or take the plunge at 10,000 feet? so the drop-off has city officials nervous because what happens in vegas is also a billion dollar industry. david wright, abc news, new york. >> i did not know that. a billion dollars. >> we mentioned l.a. getting back in the race for the olympics a moment ago. for this next clip, we return to southern california for nothing as serious as the olympics though. >> not even close. this is simply one of those animal videos we had to show you. it's a couple of young bears just being young and playful with each other. >> young and wild and free. they're having a grand old time. residents in arcadia, california, say these two were at it about three minutes and just kind can i have ran off as bears often do. >> that's pretty cool. climbing for a little bit longer. >> they remind me of my own toddlers quite frankly when i come home in the morning after "world news now" finding them on
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the couch. >> playing hide and go seek, climbing up trees. >> beating each other up. >> love that video. coming up, the efforts to save a woman's life. a terrible car crash and the brave cop jumping into action. good samaritans try to pull her to safety. and can you screen for cancer from your phone screen? the new warning about an app that's supposed to be helpful for your health and why it's not all it's cracked up to be, but first a look at today's weather. "world news now" weather, brought to you by creditcards.com. what do you got to offer us today? balance transfer that's my game bank you never heard of, that's my name haa! thank you. uh, next. watch me make your interest rate... disappear. there's gotta be a better way to find the right card. whatever kind you're searching for, creditcards.com lets you compare hundreds of cards to find the one that's right for you. just search, compare, and apply at creditcards.com.
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iphone customers can but it only targets iphones that are jail broken where the users have gone into the devices security settings and can download unapproved apps. it's one of those apps that contains the malware. most of the users affected are in china. >> amazon is offering they can download programs when you're without a wi-fi connection such as a long flight. downloading isn't available for all programming. amazon still has to work out rights with some producers but amazon is also downgrading a prime perk, two-day shipping won't be available for every item in every market. this might turn me off. >> this was a big selling point. turning now to a hero police officer in texas. a woman is trapped in a burning car after an accident. >> he pulls her from the car seconds before it bursts into flames and our good friend t.j. holmes, you were wondering where
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he was, he happens to have all the details. >> reporter: watch this rescue caught on dashcam video. a texas police officer pulling a woman from a burning car just moments before it burst into flames. north texas police officer michael mallison encountering this collision outside dallas last month causing the car to catch fire. >> i noticed traffic started slowing down. i looked off and i could see some smoke. >> reporter: a crowd gathered around the vehicle, some with fire extinguishers to trien an stop the flames but the woman, a driver in her 40s still trapped inside. >> she needed to come out of that car before it was fully engulfed. >> reporter: so he sprang into action grabbing his own fire extinguisher and rushing to the vehicle. >> stuck in there. >> reporter: entering through the back seat to reach the stuck woman. >> she was trapped in the car and the car was on fire. i didn't give it any thought. i knew we needed to get her out of that car. >> pull your leg up.
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will it come out? >> reporter: as the flames continue to spread, mallison with the help of bystanders able to pull the woman free from the car. >> i'm okay. we got her out of the car. >> reporter: moments later, the now empty car completely engulfed in flames. paramedics rushing the woman to a hospital. mallison's heroic actions credited with saving her life just in the knick of time. >> i'm no hero by any means. i was fortunate to be there at the right place at the right time. >> reporter: t.j. holmes, abc news, new york. >> t.j. has been doing some dayside assignments for us for those off you watching. coming up, concern about medical apps. >> they promise to help diagnose sometimes deadly diseases but do they work? that's next on "world news now."
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the engines now firing up at maximum thrust. and liftoff. >> on their way to the international space station right now. three men who blasted off this morning from kaz zack stan from russia, denmark and a local from kazakhstan. when the capsule gets to the station on friday, there will be nine people on board, it will be the first time in nearly two
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years that so many humans have been this space. turning now to apps. there's one for everything these days, of course, but federal officials are raising concerns about some that claim to provide medical advice. >> there are apps designed to analyze symptoms. the ft dr. says where is reports. >> reporter: worried about a suspicious mole afterer exposure to sun this summer? there's an app for that. >> i thought i'm going to try this. >> reporter: julie gave mole detective a shot. it told users to upload a photo along with other information to see if you might have a suspicious mole. if the app returned a green light, it claims rick was low. red was high. her husband died of male noam ma so her family is on high alert for the disease. she says she tried the app on her daughter's arm. it came back red. >> reporter: a visit to the dermatologist showed she was fine.
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she says it give her a false positive. >> i became very concerned about this app being available on the market. >> reporter: so was the federal trade commission. it recently sued the marketers of mole detective and another developer accusing them of making deceptive claims regarding detection. both companies settled the lawsuits and agreed not to make deceptive claims in the future. >> we were not given evidence showing those apps were accurate in any way. >> reporter: with thousands of medical apps on the market and new ones all the time, the ftc says it's keeping a close eye on the market. dermatologist laura faris conducted a study on the accuracy of several apps for mel la noam may detection. >> three of them were automated and gave back an answer right away. >> reporter: the best one missed 30% of melanomas. the worst one missed 93%. while the apps say they're for educational purposes only, faris
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is concerned customers could rely on them. >> you shouldn't trust diagnosis of cancer to something like an app that doesn't have data to back it up. >> reporter: as for mole detective, its representatives told gma investigates that the company settled because litigation was too costly and the ftc's claims were unfounded. the marketer for malapp could not be reached for comment. both apps included disclaimers advisings users to see a physician for any concerns and for regular checkups. mara schiavocampo, abc news, new york. and both the mole detective available. how scary is that? >> a good time to the moles and make a dermatology appointment. sometimes you don't see the stuff on your back necessarily. they say try to check it out once a year. an app. >> good point. glamping. >> upscale camping.
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finally this half hour, camping always sounds like a good idea till you get out into the wilderness unprepared and things can sometimes get weird and uncomfortable. i try to do it for the s'mores but it never turns out that way. >> weird is okay. uncomfortable? just like every other activity camping has been glamourrized. how much will it cost and is it worth it? we're up "up all nightline" with abc's rebecca jarvis. >> reporter: it looks like any luxury hotel room, spacious, well appointed, right down to the robe and slippers.
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but this resort isn't in a big city. it's a tent in. the middle of montana on the shores of the black foot river river deep in the rocky mountains. the ranch says they set the standard for glamping. one of the reasons, assigning every guest a camping butler to take care of their every need. >> all you have to do is call a number here and you go straight into the camp butler phone. >> reporter: some of the tents are more than 1,000 square feet with electric blankets and indoor plumbing. celebrities and ceos are regular guests here. gwyneth paltrow posting these selfies while relaxing by the fire. >> we're grilling up a little beef flank steak. >> reporter: but the wide array of activities come at a price. and that price usually works out to at least $10,000 a week for a family of four. >> not really a camping type of person but theglamping makes it worth it.
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>> reporter: the industry says the trend has been on the rise. the ranch at paws up opened ten years agoing with three tents. now it has 30 along with 28 cabins. if you have the money, it's easy to see the appeal. >> nice shot. >> reporter: there's plenty to do on the resort's 37,000 acres and despite being on call 24/7, many of the staff here say they are the lucky ones. >> i've taken montana for granted my whole life. i've had every single guest remind me like this place is damn beautiful. >> reporter: the epitome of glamping in one of america's most iconic natural settings. >> can you get s'mores there? >> for 10 k, you better be able to. and your butler better jump in front of the attacking bear and your bodyguard and all that stuff. >> i'll do it, but i don't have 10 k. can you loan me >> i'm alex trebek.
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good morning this morning on "world news now," the massive manhunt under way right now. >> three suspects at large wanted for killing a police officer in illinois. helicopters searching overnight shaken. the tragic loss of a heroic husband and father of four. new developments in that marriage standoff. a kentucky county clerk standing firm as she refuses same-sex marriage licenses. citing god's authority as she defends her actions. how long can she told out as she faces possible jailtime. high school football mystery. two student athletes hospitalized fighting brain injuries but were they injured from the game or were drugs involved? the growing questions as another student is arrested. and drone fishing. check out this creative new use for the mini aircrafts. catching dinner from the sky. will had he they refuse to take
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the bait or will they become flying fish? find out on this wednesday, september 2nd. from abc news, this is "world news now." good morning to you. we begin this half hour with that manhunt going on overnight north of chicago. a strong law enforcement presence is out in the village of fox lake, illinois right now. >> officers is on the lookout for three suspects wanted in the death of a long serving police officer. schools in the are closed today as a precaution. more everywhere abc's alex stone. >> reporter: a community under siege. armed police in the streets on rooftops and in the air. >> send everybody you possibly can. officer is down. >> reporter: a suburban town about 60 miles north of chicago is now the scene of a massive manhunt for three men considered armed and dangerous accused of gunning down a police officer. >> he radioed into communications that he was in a
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foot pursuit when communication was lost with the officer. his backup officer arrived on the scene and locate the him injured with a gunshot wound. >> reporter: officer charles joseph gliniewicz, a 32-year veteran died. three suspects took off armed with his gun. >> male white and male black fled from scene taking the officer's sidearm and pepper spray. shots were fired. no direction of travel. >> joe was the father of four boys, decorated police officer and an asset to the community. not only did fox lake lose a family member, i lost a dear friend. >> reporter: dozens of local, state and federal law enforcement officers flooded into fox lake putting the area on lockdown, the s.w.a.t. team brought in canine units going house to house. helicopters above searching for the suspects and local schools staff ordered to keep the kids inside and beam living and working nearby told not to venture out. a dangerous situation growing more tense by the hour.
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alex stone, abc news, los angeles. disturbing anti-police graffiti is turning up in houston. an emoji shows an officer with a gun pointed to his head. the police union says it's heartless since doipts darren goforth was shot dead in the city days ago. we're learning more about the bucket in the shooting. shan mon miles will undergo a psychiatric evaluation. he's twice been committed to mental health facilities in had the past five years. attorneys say they were told by his mother he had a lifelong history of mental illness. new video shows the deadly shooting of a man by deputies in san antonio. it shows one arm raised and the other obscured. the deputies failing to provide minutes. abc's matt gutman spoke to the >> reporter: what do you think of the conduct of your officers?
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>> well, certainly it is disturbing. it's cause for concern and the important thing is that we look at all of the evidence. >> a second closer video has surfaced but authorities are not yet releasing it. the fbi is investigating. asian markets were pretty calm overnight, trading in a narrow range a stark contrast to another stock slide on wall street. traders were selling from the start yesterday spooked by more indications that china's economy is slowing more than previously thought. an indication of how widespread the plunge was, all but three stocks that make up the s&p 500 were down. in the end, the dow slid nearly 470 points, just about 3%. the other major averages were also down sharply. the county clerk in kentucky still refusing to issue marriage licenses to same sex coup counsels is due in federal court tomorrow. the clerk says gay marriage violates her religious beliefs. she is now facing a contempt of
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court charge or even jail. abc's alex perez has more. >> reporter: >> under whose authority? >> under god's authority. >> reporter: a tense standoff in a small kentucky town. county clerk kim davis refusing to issue any marriage licenses because of her religious objection to same sex marriage. david moore and david ermold, together 17 years, trying to get a license from davis ever since the supreme court made marriage a right nationwide. >> getting ready to go into the county courthouse. >> reporter: getting turned away again. >> you need to give us the application. >> reporter: and again. >> like i said, we are still not issuing licenses. >> reporter: davis telling the courts she was exercising her right to religious freedom but the supreme court refusing to intervene on her behalf. >> you absolutely had disrespected bus. you're treating us like second class citizens, telling us we don't deserve the same rights that you have. that you've enjoyed your entire life. would you do this to an interracial couple? >> a man and a woman, no. >> reporter: the clerk insisting she is standing up for her beliefs.
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>> i simply told you all i'm willing to face my consequences as you all will face your consequences when it comes time for judgment, plain and simple. >> we don't have consequences. >> not everybody believes what you believe. >> that's your choice. >> reporter: davis in a statement saying, to issue a marriage license which conflicts with god's definition of marriage with my name affixed to the certificate would violate my conscience. it is not a light issue for me. it is a heaven or hell decision. >> she wants to be obedient to her lord and she wants to be obedient to what she believes. for her, she cannot violate her conscience, rights, and her religious freedom. >> reporter: david moore and david ermold promised to keep coming back until they can get a marriage license in the county where they live. >> if we go to another county then we're saying that it's okay to discriminate against us, and we can't do that. >> reporter: the aclu which is representing several of the couples seeking licenses has filed a motion to have davis held in contempt of court and fined. the judge has given her until wednesday to respond.
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alex perez, abc news, kentucky. >> today president obama wraps up his visit to alaska with a visit to the arctic making him the first president to visit the alaskan arctic while in office. yesterday he underscored his campaign to fight climate change by hiking on a glacier. he stocked up for the expedition at a popular anchorage cafe which added the broccoli obamelet, with spam, broccoli and swiss cheese. >> why did you have to put in spam? >> also today we'll meet with local fishermen and speak at a school in the alaskan arctic. >> why not put in tuna? smoked salmon? spam? >> we do need to looking into that please, somebody, e-mail the white house about that. reaction still pouring in this morning in response to pope francis an announcement he's allowing all priests to fib women who have had abortions. francis says that during the
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church's upcoming holy year of mercy, priests will be able to absolve women of the sin of abortion if they repent in the pope's words with contrite hearts during a virtual papal audience, a single mother in los angeles addressed her situation with pope francis. >> i made some mistakes as a person, as a mother. i felt guilty at times and ashamed. pope francis called her a courageous woman for bringing her daughters into the world and respecting life. the vatican also making clear forgiveness for abortion does not mean the church condones it. the church's holy year of mercy begins in early december. and you can see much more of the pope's virtual audience in a one-hour special edition of "20/20" friday night at 10:00 eastern. uber facing a major legal challenge to its business model. a federal judge in california granted class action status to a
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law out suit over pay claiming drivers are employees, not independent contractors. and as employees, the drivers would be entitled to benefits like health insurance. the lawsuit could have far-reaching implications for other startups. a federal panel wants more disclosure for the ravel industry. the transfortation department group says airlines should tell passengers how much cancellations and changes will cost before a ticket is purchased. the consumer panel also said you should know the size of the seat before you make your reserve reservation. it wants hotels to disclose additional fees when you book a room. it drives me nuts now when i buy my ticket, go to check in one bag and suddenly you've got to pay for the bag that you didn't have to before. absolutely. trick is say you don't and when you walk in there, they can check it at the gate. but it's got to be small enough. >> that's my problem. i never travel with a small enough. >> just make it small enough. just a tip. >> i like that. >> between us. >> tips between us. drones are all the rage
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these days and you can use them to spy on your neighbors. amazon wants to deliver stuff using them, as well. the sky, get it, the sky is virtually the limit. >> proving that theory is a guy who goes by the name of farmer derek from kansas. he tried using his drone to go fishing. it didn't take long to work either. >> farmer derek fell his drone over a small lake. pretty soon a small fish was on the loan. he was so fired up he posed next to the fish for a picture. let's hope he believes in catch and release, right? >> i think. >> look at that smile. >> that's someone who's figured it out. you know? use a drone to go fishing. >> all right. not so sure about this one. >> no, drones, that's the thing. we're missing out here. >> i don't know. >> it seems like they're not going away. they're just popping up in different places. people using them for different things. >> hopefully not the news at
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welcome back. more college students now smoke marijuana daily than smoke cigarettes. a university of michigan study says nearly of% of the students get high every day, the highest rate since the survey began 35 years ago. it says students don't think the use is is dangerous. drug use also up, drinking down. a major warning from the fda about powdered caffeine. the agency september isn't letters to five distributors say the products put consumers at risk. a teaspoon of caffeine powder is equal to about 28 cups of coffee. it's easy to overdose. the letters follow the overdose deaths of two young men. groups want those powders banned. two california high school
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football players are fighting plain injuries collapsing after last friday's night's game. at first it was thought they were injured in the game but the arrest of another student on drug charges is racing questions. kayna whitworth reports. >> reporter: 15-year-old nick brown is fighting for his life, and teammate justin schwartz is recovering from a traumatic brain injury after what was described as a routine football game. >> he wasn't looking right. it looked like he was exhausted. >> reporter: brown collapsed after the game five days ago and required emergency brain surgery. his family telling abc news, the bleeding was caused by a high impact blow to the head. schwartz was treated for a severe concussion and released but authorities are raising new questions. >> a thorough investigation is under way to ascertain exactly what happened including a review of game footage and other off-field factors. >> reporter: police say the off-the-field factors include the arrest of a high school classmate accused of distributing the stimulant adderall.
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>> the rumor that we heard about was adderall. that would be the primary focus. >> reporter: police say they have not established a connection between the suspect and the football team, but by adding adderall to the official investigation it's adding new questions about how the drug might affect athletic performance. still there's no evidence either athlete took the stimulant. right now school officials are combing through game footage to see if they can pinpoint the moment the boys were hurt. also, nick as a parents say he is responding to some stimuli. kayna whitworth, abc news, los angeles. >> that's a little bit of good news. he is responding. concussions alone, we talked about this quite a bit yesterday, the nfl is dealing with it. a lot of focus especially in high school and junior high school sports, when people play soccer can for girls it's a big issue with concussions. >> adderall is on the banned substance list in not only baseball but also the nfl. there have been many players
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that have been suspended for it because they consider is performance enhancing drug and that's what they're looking into. a lot of people take it not only to study but also because it improves focus and energy but it's considered a performance enhancing drug. coming up in our next half hour, a school bus safety alert as millions of kids head back to the classroom. the alarming number of drivers ignoring the rules, putting children in danger. what some schools are doing to make sure drivers follow the law. first, fall is a good time to clean out your closet. and it could make you rich. how to sell the stuff you don't want right from your smartphone. you're watching "world news now."
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>> welcome back. now you can pass on your old clothes for cash right from your smartphone. >> abc's becky worley has been
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taking a look at apps that can help you do and she met one mom who turned her closet into a virtual treasure chest. >> reporter: shawna barrons is a stay-at-home mom making a killing on used clothing. >> last month i had $18,000 in sales. >> $18,000 in sales. >> yeah. >> how big is your closet? >> she finds cute items at consignment store, garage sales and posted them to an app called posh mark. >> it's so easy. if the price is right, i've sold stuff in 20 minutes. apps offer a thoroughly social way to buy and sell. followers comment on your shoes, your dresses. they even attend virtual purse parties. >> you know the worth of your item. you can convey to to your customers and say this is what i wear it with. >> reporter: and she didn't alone on tradesy this woman made $150,000 last year, this woman $117,000. on thread flip, this woman made
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and now it's time for "the mix." you may remember, there's a young girl, 5 years old. she appeared on the ellen show right here. you may remember she did this whole speier dance was to beyonce. this one was whip nae nae, got 70 million viewers. now she's got her new song called hit the kwon take a look. hit the kwon, hit the kwon. >> she was 2 years old when she first appeared on ellen but this is hit the kwon. it has already gone viral. the nae nae got 70 million hits. a couple days of posting this one, almost a million views. her mom is also a dancer.
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the heaven show is where you can find it. >> she gets it from her mama. >> she's got moves. >> going to be the next big thing there. there is a gardener in canada that is really excited right now because he has grown what he believes to be the largest cucumber ever. he's looking for ot guinness book of world records to certify that claim. it started off as 42 1/2 inches and since then it continues to grow. it's up to over 44 inches. there it is. >> wow. >> big cucumber. exactly. >> that is. it's going to take i believe 12 weeks before he'll find out. his name is daniel tomlin before he finds out whether his has vegetable be in fact the largest one and then guess what he's going to do with it? >> eat it. >> he's going it into a pickle first. >> pickle it and then eat it. >> big cucumber. >> i love a good pickle. you may remember remember bat dad, a father of four.
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this morning on "world news now," searching for cop killers. three suspects on the run after an officer is shot down overnight. police combed through an illinois community, schools shut down, businesses closed as the massive manhunt continues. we're on the scene. summer in september after the warmest august on record. the heat is on. much of the country dealing with this relentless heat wave and the outlook for the month says it's going to be in the red. ginger zee's forecast straight ahead. also new this half hour, no political punches pulled. jeb bush going after donald trump in a new attack ad, but will it work? the donald not taking it lightly. his tough response just ahead. and later in "the skinny," kermit's new crush after being hounded relentlessly by the paparazzi. the suspected other woman, it appears kermie has a type.
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it's not easy being green on this wednesday, september 2nd. from abc news, this is "world news now." >> we're talking about kermit the frog. it's devastating news i think for some people that followed them together. >> yeah, it is. it's going to be a lot more people to handle. we'll get into that later. that's tough news for people that are used to them together. >> totally. you're absolutely right. >> we want to begin this half hour the ongoing manhunt near chicago continuing through the law enforcement trying to track down three suspects wanted for the killing of a police officer. >> even schools in the are closed today. inside. dog owners being asked to turn their pets over to officers if they need to go outside. abc's gio benitez has the details. >> reporter: a massive manhunt underway for three armed and dangerous suspects after 30-year veteran police officer joe gliniewicz was shot and killed. >> special attention, fox lake surrounding area units, officer
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safety, man with gun. >> reporter: just before 8:00 a.m. gliniewicz reported seeing three suspicious people in suburban fox lake, illinois, 55 miles north of chicago. authorities say gliniewicz radioed in to say he was chasing the three men on foot, before losing contact. >> a male white and a male black fled from scene, taking the officer's sidearm and pepper spray. shots were fired, unknown direction of travel. >> reporter: the suspects, two white men and one black man, on the run. the sheriff's department scrambles resources, and when they arrive on the scene, they find gliniewicz with a gunshot wound. can. >> reporter: gliniewicz, nicknamed "g.i. joe," was a married father of four. >> tonight, not only did fox lake lose a family member, i lost a very dear friend. >> reporter: all day schools service stalled, as s.w.a.t. teams swept the neighborhood from above, and on the ground, canine units scouring back yards and nearby woods.
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authorities warning residents to be vigilant. >> we're asking residents in the fox lake area to be on alert if they see anything suspicious, dial 911 immediately. no tip is too small. >> reporter: now officers from all over are extending their condolences to the gliniewicz family saying they are forever indebted to him for his service. gio benitez, abc news, chicago. >> protests are planned today around baltimore to coincide with court hearings for six officers charged in the death of freddie gray. several issues are before the court including dismissing the case and removing the prosecutor. the judge also expected to rule on whether the officer who have pleaded not guilty will be tried separately. the city was rocked by protests after gray's death in april. gray who was black was seriously injured in a police transport van. the kentucky county clerk refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples is due in court on thursday. kim davis has refused to issue
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any marriage licenses since the supreme court's landmark ruling in june. on monday, the supreme court refused to intervene on her behalf. she's now facing jailtime. davis says that she's obeying a higher authority. >> slew had you -- >> second class citizens is what you're doing, telling us that we don't deserve the same rights that you have. that you've enjoyed your entire life. would you do this to an interracial couple? >> a man and a woman, no. >> her attorney says she would issue the licenses if her name is not on the document. davis has been the county clerk since november. she succeeded her mother who held that position for 37 years. hungary is taking steps to stem the tide of migrants from the middle east and elsewhere passing through its boards on the way to sprawl europe. more than 150,000 people will arrive there this year. making their way to other european countries. so it has started blocking
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asylum seekers from its westbound trains. they say policy change is necessary to send a get tough signal to those considering making the trip. meantime, look closely. that's an african migrant tucked into an engine compartment. the man and other people were found by border guards in spain. both were suffering from the heat and engine fumes. they were found the same day as another migrant died along spain's coast. such a big problem for these countries and such a difficulty journey many of them are making >> wow. the parents of a woman killed on a san francisco pier are taking legal action the parents of kate steinle say federal and local authorities contributed to the death of their daughter through negligence and bureaucratic bungling. she was shot to death by an immigrant in the country illegally. one of the claims is against the bureau of land management because the gun allegedly used was stolen from an agent's car. it's that time of the morning now. presidential politics and the
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war of words heating up between jeb bush and donald trump. jeb hitting trump with this new match-up video with an eye toward the iowa caucus using trump's own words against him. >> i lived in new york city and manhattan all my life. my views are a little bit different than if i lived in iowa. >> we recognize the commitment of someone who has devoted her life to public service. i want to say thank you to both secretary clinton and to president clinton. >> well, trump released a web video of his own later in the day highlighting bush's praise for the clinton family and on twitter trump noted other presidential contenders have tried to take him on and failed. >> and there is now a better chance that carly fiorina will be part of the next debate. who is invited and who is not still depends on how candidates are doing in the polls but now cnn has shortened the period. that helps candidates who have recently moved up in the polls like the former hewlett packard executive. the next debate is two weeks from today. >> should be interesting.
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drivers in phoenix are on high alert for a possible highway sniper after four shootings in 4 hours. a young girl was hurt in one incident. that's not the only city on alert after a series of shootings. abc's clayton sandell has more. >> reporter: four random freeway shootings and one question, who is doing it. along interstate 10 in phoenix saturday morning, a bullet shatters the windshield of this suv, a 13-year-old girl inside cut by flying glass. minutes later a shot rips into this tour bus, putting holes through the seats. but luckily, driver robert mcdonald was the only one on board. >> the person almost took me away from my family and almost the other motorists on the street. >> reporter: two more cars were hit, one saturday night, another early monday. all four shootings within this 8-mile stretch. >> they're just random vehicles traveling on interstate 10. >> reporter: detectives in two other states are also trying to solve mystery highway sniper cases.
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near battle creek, michigan, at least six cars have been damaged and in northern colorado -- >> somebody just hit me and i'm bleeding from my neck and i'm scared. >> reporter: several shootings since spring, some of them linked. and a task force is investigating the cases here in colorado hoping for new tips and new leads, but like the highway shootings in michigan and arizona, still no suspects, no arrests. clayton sandell, abc news, denver. >> the k4r5rd may say september but it's definitely still summer. in the east, it feels like july from the midwest to new england with high heat and humidity. ginger zee says temperatures are going to stay high enough to make it an official heat wave. >> reporter: and that heat is sticking at least for another day or two, depending on your location. look at some of the numbers going into our wednesday for afternoon highs back to the 10 to 15 degrees bob average range for some folks. look at the september outlook. this is the probability of being above average. it could be a half a degree,
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could be 10 degrees. just giving you an idea that it ginger zee, abc news, new york. >> i would rather have hot temperatures than a snowstorm. we had a horrible winter. you were in texas at the time. please, if you're praying for heat, keep doing it. don't pray for snow, folks. >> i've only lived in texas and arizona before here. so i'm not really used to it. i have no idea what i'm in for. beat the heat is by eating ice when it's a competition to see who gets that ice cream, people go to extremes. >> that gets us to the rutgers university football team and their extreme danceoff for ice cream. it was offense versus defense after their last training camp session. >> look, the nae nae is back. shaking it. >> i'm not sure ice cream is appropriate here. there's number 99 putting all those guys to shame. they have had no rebuttal for that. he won it right there for the defense. fans will be hoping for more hitting and less dancing on
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saturday when the scarlet knights open their season. is that the worm? >> do they still refer to that as the worm? >> i just did. >> what is that? >> no this one is a different move. it's like the football jig. >> the football jig? >> the rutgers football jig. you heard it here first. >> there you go. >> they deserve ice cream. i take it back. >> yeah, they sure do. man, these college athletes do anything for some ice cream. >> coming up on the "skinny," ronda rousey and the brave man who stepped up and asked her out on a date but did he do it the right way, and did the fighting phenom accept? >> but first, the shocking scenes from across the country as kids head back to school. safety concerns not just on the school bus but around it. you're watching "world news now." "world news now" weather, brought to you by colonial penn life insurance. brought to you by colonial penn life insurance.85. write down this number now. right now,
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here's a wake-up call that you parents don't want to think about, sending their kids off to school and their little ones possibly in danger. >> not from the bus drivers or bus equipment but from other drivers who ignore motor vehicle laws. abc's gio benitez has the story. >> reporter: watch as this suv in washington state nearly hits three girls about to board a bus. you can see the girls step out but jump back as the suv crosses just inches from them. the terrifying near miss was captured by a school bus camera. in this video from west virginia, a school bus stops, puts out the stop arm and not one but two cars race by. the bus driver honks and as a
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boy starts to cross, a third car nearly hits him. >> stop that car! >> reporter: newly released numbers showing in just one day, maryland bus drivers reported that vehicles illegally passed them 2,796 times. and 83 of those times they were passed on the right side where children get on and off the bus. >> think about it. if the children are waiting at their stop, getting ready to get on the bus, cars are disregarding the red lights and driving down the right side. that is just a major safety issue. >> reporter: and it's not just maryland. 26 states counted illegal passings on the right and while participation varied state by state, all reported troubling numbers. and these violations can be deadly. according to the national association of state directors of pupil transportation services on average ten students are killed per year by drivers
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illegally passing school buses. >> i think folks particularly that time of day in the morning are trying to get somewhere and just aren't paying the sort of attention they should. >> reporter: in most states, when drivers see the stop sign, by law they must stop on both sides of the school bus within 25 feet of the stop sign. one bus manufacturer ic bus installing additional strobe lights on buses a customization that other districts can request and a pilot program in north carolina installing extended stop signs like this one which is six feet across. hoping to prevent scary mistakes. gio benitez, abc news, new york. all right. well, when we come back some troubling news. kermit the frog dating again. can anyone replace miss piggy in his heart? >> and a first look at "the danish girl," oscar winner eddie redmayne in a powerful new role. "the skinny" is next. "world news now" continues
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skinny, so skinny >> in "the skinny" this morning, big celebrity dating news. after nearly 40 years, miss piggy, kermit the frog is dating again. this morning our first look at his new squeeze. here she is. denice. and like miss piggy, she is a pig. >> denise is reportedly an abc
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marketing executive working on the new primetime muppets coming soon to abc, and this could set up some fire works with miss piggy still in the mix, too. kermit is rushing to cool the flames tweeting, we're simply close friends. >> you know, he was going to get the show the to begin with. this was not necessary. this muppet show premieres later this month promising an adult version of the show generations have grown up with and focusing on the characters and their personal lives. we take you up close and personal, clearly. it's going to be good. whoever came up with this idea at abc she should get a raise. >> she should get a raise. i like that. caught you there. next up, a new trailer out this morning for the movie "the danish girl," a story about the first person to be undergo a sex change operation. oscar winner eddie redmayne place the danish artist who later became known as lilly. >> it begins with his marriage posing in women's clothes.
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they go out like that as a game but then it gets very real. >> lily. >> you're exquisite. >> you're different from most girls. >> powerful stuff. "the danish girl" debuts this at the venice film festival this week and opens in theaters thanksgiving weekend. next hash tag, too street. do you think i'm too street enough to be a news anchor? >> you're just street enough. it's perfect. >> i like that. after a controversy over casting the next james bond, daniel craig debuts next week in the fourth bond movie "spectre." but another actor's name has come up to replace him when he's ready to move on. i've been touting this guy, i love him had i. idris elba. >> the man writing the next bond book says he thinks elba is too street maybe because of his starring role in the gritty drama "the wire." elba is as fashionable as any james bond there has been on the cover of gq and now the author who said he is too street is apologizing >> i want my 007 to be too
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all right. getting engaged is probably one of the most memorable moments in a couple's lives. >> engagement photos a big deal. i was in jerusalem as a correspondent. my husband and i took photos on top of the dome off the rock and we got in trouble for touching because it's considered sacred grounds. that's nothing compared to what people are doing these days. take a look. >> first comes love, then comes killer zombies? the walking dead lurching its way into this exploding modern love trend. attention grabbing engagement photos that put the focus on a couple's interests, whatever they may be, instead of the traditional romantic snaps you might be used to. >> anything from zombie engagement shoots if you're a "walking dead" fan to incorporating "star trek" into
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your photos or something simple incorporating where you had your first date, how you met. >> reporter: like movie fanatic allen wells and catherine. >> whoa. >> reporter: they followed up their viral "halloween" theme proposal video with an epic "back to the future" engagement shoot. >> great scott! >> reporter: re-creating the iconic film's movie poster down to the smallest detail. >> the proposal was done in the style of kathryn's favorite movie so why not do our engagement photo in the style of my favorite movie "back to the future"? >> couples are drawing inspiration from everywhere, not just hollywood. one couple featuring twinkies and takeout. another showcasing their competing interests. and don't forget the social media factor. the more eye catching the photos the more likes online. >> it's the age of social media. facebook, twitter, instagram. you want to showcase you're fun and playful and have a personality. this is a great way to do that. >> reporter: as for alec and catherine, they're already brainstorming for their upcoming
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wedding shots. >> it only seems appropriate for our wedding we finish this off with some sort of epic conclusion. >> it's a lot of pressure. >> i like how phillip didn't realize. >> i don't get it. i'm like, wait a minute, you've got to take pictures after you get engaged and then before you get married and then after you get married? i know the wedding photos about you, >> it's a lot of the work. >> a lot of pictures there. >> stay single. it will save you some trouble. >> i guess whatever she wants, right? >> that's right. you're learning. you sure you haven't been married before? >> last i checked no, i have not. >> more news coming up. we'll be right back. this is abc's "world news
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